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Chronicling the African Renaissance

About Akua Agyen

Akua Agyen is an Ayiba Editorial Fellow. She is a Ghanaian-American and a local in 10 different cities. Akua is particularly interested in women’s protection and empowerment, identity, and conflict studies. In her spare time, Akua loves to collect new music, new experiences, and new dance moves.
Latest Posts | By Akua Agyen
Pull-apart Samosa Bread
4 years ago

Pull-apart Samosa Bread

Chef Sanjana is founder of the food blog K.O. Rasoi, named for her grandfathers who were famous East African chefs. Her featured recipes are inspired by her Indian …
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Miners Shot Down wins Emmy for Best Documentary
4 years ago

Miners Shot Down wins Emmy for Best Documentary

Filmmaker and South African Rehad Desai won an Emmy for Best Documentary at the International Emmy Awards held in New York City on November 23, 2015. His documentary …
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In your Earbuds: Press Play with these 7 African Artists
4 years ago

In your Earbuds: Press Play with these 7 African Artists

In this edition of In Your Earbuds, these Afro vibes are brought to you by Charissa Mubita. A self-described pan-Africanist, music lover, and culture explorer, Charissa is also …
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2015  African Economic Conference in Kinshasa, DRC
4 years ago

2015 African Economic Conference in Kinshasa, DRC

 

 

 “[The conference] has become a major forum that brings together leading academics and development practitioners from across the globe towards fostering dialogue and exchange of knowledge …
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